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Should clean up fine with a little TLC
Oct 9th, 2019 at 1:04am
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This is strange, one photo taken indoors which gives it a blueish tinge and the other outdoors.
  
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Re: Should clean up fine with a little TLC
Reply #1 - Oct 9th, 2019 at 1:07am
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Couldn't post both photo's together but here is the other one.
  
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Reply #2 - Oct 9th, 2019 at 12:09pm
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I'd guess it's what's left of an H&R shotgun; and since the trigger guard is ferrous, I'd also guess it's at least pre-WWII.

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Re: Should clean up fine with a little TLC
Reply #3 - Oct 9th, 2019 at 12:53pm
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That'll buff right out ...

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Reply #4 - Oct 9th, 2019 at 1:26pm
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Rev.'s right.  Start with no finer than No. 80 grit and you'll either quickly have it down to shiny metal or nothing!   Wink

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Reply #5 - Oct 9th, 2019 at 3:15pm
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Never mind all the metal prep work, just slosh some cold blue on the barrel and re-case color the action and call it good-to-go Wink
  

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Reply #6 - Oct 11th, 2019 at 8:23pm
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A penny works wonders.  Grin
  
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Reply #7 - Oct 12th, 2019 at 7:03am
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Good, rollingblock, very, very good!

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